RPSC 2nd grade teacher admit card 2017 has now been released by RPSC to the candidates who will be appearing for 2nd grade senior teacher written examination on April 26 and May 1, 2017. RPSC admit card were issued on April 17 at around 5 pm.
RPSC will conduct 2nd grade teacher exam on April 26 and May 1, 2017 for the compulsory papers of General Knowledge. The optional papers have been postponed to June, you can check that information below.
In a recent press release, Rajasthan Public Service Commission (RPSC) has made big changes to the 2nd grade senior teacher exam dates for Sr Teacher Gr 2 combined competitive exam 2016.
The Commission said that for now, it will only be holding the exam for General Knowledge (G.K.) paper and all other papers have been postponed. The exams for all subjects were originally scheduled to be held on dates between April 26-April 28 and May 1st-May 3rd, 2017. But now, only the GK exam will be held on April 26th and May 1st whereas the exams which were to be held on other dates, have been postponed. The commission further said that it may tentatively hold those exams online in June and the scheduled will be notified soon.
This is the fourth time that RPSC has made changes to the exam dates for 2nd grade senior teacher exam, leaving candidates clueless. RPSC had shuffled the exam dates three times till now. Initially, the exam was scheduled for November last year, but soon the exam was postponed for May 2017. The commission had then preponed the test, and now has postponed that again.
As for RPSC 2nd grade teacher admit cards for GK paper, the commission will issue them soon, probably within next 2-3 days only.
________________________________________From 11 April.
The Rajasthan Public Service Commission had notified the advertisement (03/Exam/Senior Teacher/Secondary Education/2016-17) on July 13 last year, while the applications were submitted from July 25 to August 31. The Commission had rolled out the notification to fill total 6,468 posts of Sr. Teachers under Secondary Education Department and as per the reports, around 9 lakh candidates have registered for the exam. The Sr. Teacher (2nd Grade) posts are distributed among eight subjects as: Hindi (1269); English (626); Mathematics (442); Science (248); Social Science (1531); Sanskrit (2295); Urdu (39) and Punjabi (18).
RPSC Sr Teacher Grade 2 exam will comprise of two papers: Paper 1 (General Knowledge) and Paper 2 (Subject-wise). Paper 1 will remain common for all the candidates and will be conducted twice.
Paper 1 will contain 100 objective type questions, each carrying 2 marks. The questions will be framed as:
- Geographical, Historical, Cultural and general knowledge of Rajasthan – 80 marks
- Current Affairs of Rajasthan – 20 marks
- General Knowledge of world and India – 60 marks
- Educational Psychology – 40 marks
The G.K paper will be of 2 hours duration and will be conducted in the morning shift on April 26 and May 1.
Paper 2 will have 150 questions and the candidates will be given 150 minutes to solve the question paper. The paper carries 300 marks, while the questions will be framed as:
- Knowledge of secondary and senior secondary standard about relevant subject matter – 180 marks
- Knowledge of graduation standard about relevant subject matter – 80 marks
- Teaching method of relevant subject – 40 marks
The paper-2 will be held on different dates depending on the subject. Check the time table of RPSC Sr Teacher exam for exact dates: The dates have been changed, kindly see the updated schedule on official website.
Since the number of vacancies notified by the RPSC was quite high, around 9 lakh graduates applied for the posts. The selection of eligible candidates for 2nd Grade Teacher posts will be done on the basis of this competitive examination. The selected candidates will be enrolled under the pay band of Rs. 9,300-34,800 with grade pay of Rs. 4,200.